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A Bug's Life (1998)

G
95 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

A misfit ant, looking for "warriors" to save his colony from greedy grasshoppers, recruits a group of bugs that turn out to be an inept circus troupe.
Writers
John Lasseter (original story by) | Andrew Stanton (original story by) (screenplay by) | Joe Ranft (original story by) | Don McEnery (screenplay by) (as Donald McEnery) | Bob Shaw (screenplay by)
Composer
Randy Newman (music by)
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Budget
$120,000,000
Opening weekend
$291,121
Gross (US & Canada)
$162,798,565
Gross (World)
$363,258,859
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Release date
Nov 25, 1998 (United States)

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60 cast members
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Dave Foley
Flik (voice) Flik (voice)   See fewer
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Kevin Spacey
Hopper (voice) Hopper (voice)   See fewer
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Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Atta (voice) Atta (voice)   See fewer
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Hayden Panettiere
Dot (voice) Dot (voice)   See fewer
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Phyllis Diller
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Richard Kind
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David Hyde Pierce
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Joe Ranft
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Denis Leary
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Jonathan Harris
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Madeline Kahn
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Bonnie Hunt
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Michael McShane
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John Ratzenberger
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Brad Garrett
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Roddy McDowall
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Edie McClurg
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Alex Rocco
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David Ossman
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Carlos Alazraqui
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Jack Angel
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Bob Bergen
Aphie / Male Ants (voice) Aphie / Male Ants (voice)   See fewer
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Kimberly J. Brown
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Rodger Bumpass
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Anthony Burch
Ant Boys (voice) Ant Boys (voice)   See fewer
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Jennifer Darling
Female Ants (voice) Female Ants (voice)   See fewer
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Rachel Davey
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Debi Derryberry
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Paul Eiding
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Jessica Evans
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Bill Farmer
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Sam Gifaldi
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Brad Hall
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Jess Harnell
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Brenden Hickey
Ants (voice) Ants (voice)   See fewer
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Kate Charlotte Hodges
Female Ants (voice) (as Kate Hodges) Female Ants (voice) (as Kate Hodges)   See fewer
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Denise Johnson
Bug (voice) Bug (voice)   See fewer
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David L. Lander
Thumper (voice) (as David Lander) Thumper (voice) (as David Lander)   See fewer
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John Lasseter
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Sherry Lynn
Female Ants (voice) Female Ants (voice)   See fewer
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Mickie McGowan
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Courtland Mead
Fly (voice) Fly (voice)   See fewer
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Christina Milian
Female Ants (voice) Female Ants (voice)   See fewer
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Kelsey Mulrooney
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Ryan O'Donohue
Grub (voice) Grub (voice)   See fewer
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Jeff Pidgeon
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Phil Proctor
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Jan Rabson
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Jordan Ranft
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Brian M. Rosen
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Rebecca Schneider
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Francesca Marie Smith
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Andrew Stanton
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Hannah Swanson
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Russi Taylor
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Travis Tedford
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Ashley Tisdale
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Lee Unkrich
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Jordan Warkol
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India De Maio
Bug #4 (uncredited) Bug #4 (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.2 / 10 | 251,235 votes